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either of two straps of a bridle that connect the bit to the headpiece

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The AR-30A1 resembles its predecessor, the AR-30, and new features include a through-hardened receiver, bolt-mounted safety, metal cheekpiece with elastomeric cheekpiece pad and multiple sling installation locations.
The reason is the cheekpiece height becomes excessive and blocks its path.
The company's new cheekpiece, the Delta Pro Cheekpiece, according to Ridge, "snaps on and off the rigid stock AR-15 instantly, is virtually indestructible, has a waterproof storage compartment and weighs just over 6 ounces.
He's getting on a bit now, and we just felt we would give him every chance by trying cheekpieces on him.
I don't think he 100 per cent wanted to do that so the cheekpieces helped.
The cheekpieces have helped him, he can be a bit lazy and they have really woken him up.
The cheekpieces just sharpened him up as he was getting a bit idle," declared trainer Paul Nicholls.
Grey Mirage was another who took to first-time cheekpieces when tasting victory at the track at the end of December.
The following horses have cheekpieces today: Chester: 4.
We wouldn't advise using this file to recut S&W revolver ratchets, which approaches brain surgery in the degree of precision required (for that, a Swiss pattern is best), but the Vulcanite file is great for shadowline cheekpieces, shaping combs or schnables, inletting bolt knobs, and is great for shaping materials ranging from hard rubber to soft metals, plastics, and wood.
However, the Devon handler saw a noticeable improvement when fitting him with cheekpieces at Wincanton that resulted in a close-up third.
Conclusion Saeed Bin Suroor is 3-17 in first-time cheekpieces this year, but has had five beaten at 3-1 or shorter and there's no rush to get involved with this one.
LONG Run will wear cheekpieces for the first time in public when he aims to regain his crown in the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup a week on Friday.
Nicky Henderson plans to see whether cheekpieces will make a difference to Long Run's performance when he is assessed by jumping guru Yogi Breisner later this week.